Security Specialist

  • El Segundo, CA
  • Full Time
  • Integrated Security
  • Mid Level

Company Overview
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.

At Millennium, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values. We're committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that's welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us. 

Job Summary
This is a growth-opportunity position in which you will work with Contractor Program Security Officers (CPSOs), management, Millennium personnel, and government customers to support U.S. Government programs.

Responsibilities include

  • Administer personnel security tasks, such as collection and review of SF86 Background Questionnaires, Pre-Screening Questionnaires (PSQs), and other related documentation, updating Government and internal databases, and maintaining personnel security folders
  • Collecting and reviewing SF86 Background Questionnaires and clearance paperwork
  • Preparing Program Access Requests (PARs) and accompanying forms
  • Manage incoming and outgoing visits, including sending or receiving visit certs, verifying accesses, preparing/collecting/sending classified notes, and other related tasks
  • Manage personnel security records for DoD collateral clearances, SCI and SAP/SAR programs to include updating the U.S. Government and internal databases, as well as providing updates and status on briefed personnel to the Customer
  • Investigate and document security violations/incidents, providing recommendations to the government security official
  • Assist with staff assistance visits, security reviews and inspections as well as conducting initial, recurring and refresher security education training
  • Maintain accountability of controlled documents and media to include active inventory lists, destruction receipts and transfer of documentation
  • Ensure personnel in secure areas have the necessary clearances; prevent prohibited items from entering secure areas and prevent controlled documents and/or media from exiting the SCIF without approval
  • Assist with the development of Program Protection Plans (PPP)
  • Other administrative security tasks, as needed (i.e. random hand-carry inspections, escorting, issuing badges, etc.)
  • Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Favorably adjudicated, in-scope Tier 5 (T5)/Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) or equivalent
  • High School Diploma and 3 years’ experience in Industrial Program Security or an equivalent combination of relevant education and experience
  • Candidate must be knowledgeable of the following Government policies; NISPOM, DoDM 5205.07 Vol 1-4, DoD SAP Manuals, ICD-705, Sensitive Compartmented Information Facilities (ICD/ICS 705 compliance documents) , DoD 5105.21 Vol 1-3, Sensitive Compartmented Information Security Manual Series, Air Force Manual (AFMAN) 14-304, The Security, Use and Dissemination of Sensitive Compartmented Information  
  • Proficient with all Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Excellent skills in customer service, verbal, and written communication
  • Experience with Special Access Programs (SAPs) or Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) programs
  • Capable of working as team member simultaneously and be able to function independently and accept responsibility for assigned actions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Joint Access Database Environment (JADE), Defense Information Systems for Security (DISS), and Scattered Castles
  • Experience with Communication Security (COMSEC) custodial duties or managing COMSEC account (including inventory, distribution, and destruction)

Benefits and Perks
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan.

Before applying, please note:
Millennium is DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant Company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.

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